Ayman Al Zawahiri

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International Business Times
Isis executes al-Qaeda commander in Syria as rival groups battle for disappearing land The Islamic State (Isis) has executed an al-Qaeda commander in Syria as an unea
Isis executes al-Qaeda commander in Syria as rival groups battle for disappearing land
International Business Times / Posted 55 minutes ago
The Islamic State (Isis) has executed an al-Qaeda commander in Syria as an uneasy truce threatens to lead to all-out conflict between the militant groups. Isis killed a suspected al-Qaeda commander after claiming he had planned to be behind several... Read more
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The Hindu
Five years since Osama’s death, his ghost lives onphilosophy of violent jihad continues to influence attacks against Western inte
Five years since Osama’s death, his ghost lives on
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
philosophy of violent jihad continues to influence attacks against Western interests across the world. The U.S. Central Intelligence Agency on Monday thought it was being clever by “live tweeting” the Navy SEAL raid that killed al-Qaeda... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
CIA 'Live Tweets' Bin Laden Raid On 5th AnniversaryIn May 2011, Osama bin Laden was killed by a team of Navy SEALs in Abbotabad, P
CIA 'Live Tweets' Bin Laden Raid On 5th Anniversary
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
In May 2011, Osama bin Laden was killed by a team of Navy SEALs in Abbotabad, Pakistan. To mark five years since the death of the man whose terrorist network carried out the Sept. 11 attacks, the CIA posted a series of tweets re-creating the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
CIA 'Live Tweets' Bin Laden Raid On 5th AnniversaryIn May 2011, Osama bin Laden was killed by a team of Navy SEALs in Abbotabad, P
CIA 'Live Tweets' Bin Laden Raid On 5th Anniversary
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
In May 2011, Osama bin Laden was killed by a team of Navy SEALs in Abbotabad, Pakistan. To mark five years since the death of the man whose terrorist network carried out the Sept. 11 attacks, the CIA posted a series of tweets re-creating the... Read more
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CBC.ca
5 years after bin Laden's death, al-Qaeda remains a potent threatFive years ago today, elite U.S. special forces soldiers raided a walled compou
5 years after bin Laden's death, al-Qaeda remains a potent threat
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
Five years ago today, elite U.S. special forces soldiers raided a walled compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, and ended history's most intense manhunt. The death of Osama bin Laden was a significant symbolic blow to al-Qaeda, the violent jihadist... Read more
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DW
Five years on, CIA 'live-tweets' Osama bin Laden's death |in Abbottabad, we will tweet the raid as if it were happening today," the CIA s
Five years on, CIA 'live-tweets' Osama bin Laden's death |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
in Abbottabad, we will tweet the raid as if it were happening today," the CIA said, at the start of a series of unusual and rather delayed tweets. On May 2, 2011, a team of US Navy Seals, a special operations unit, left Afghanistan for a... Read more
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NBC News
Five Years After Bin Laden's Death, What's Changed?he reminded viewers of how notable it was that the man who helped found the mos
Five Years After Bin Laden's Death, What's Changed?
NBC News / Posted 2 days ago
he reminded viewers of how notable it was that the man who helped found the most well-known terrorist organization around — al Qaeda — and orchestrated the mass-murder of more than 3,000 people on Sept. 11, 2001, was gone. "For over two decades,... Read more
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Breitbart
Five Years After Bin Laden, Al-Qaeda Down But Far From OutFive years after the killing of Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, the network he
Five Years After Bin Laden, Al-Qaeda Down But Far From Out
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
Five years after the killing of Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, the network he founded is far from dead even if it has suffered a series of setbacks. Replaced as the preeminent global jihadist power by the Islamic State group, Al-Qaeda nonetheless... Read more
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iol.co.za
Qaeda after bin Laden - down but not outDubai - Al-Qaeda franchises have emerged on several continents since Osama bin
Qaeda after bin Laden - down but not out
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Dubai - Al-Qaeda franchises have emerged on several continents since Osama bin Laden founded the Sunni jihadist network in 1988. Although the rival Islamic State group (IS) is considered the main extremist threat at present, groups affiliated with... Read more
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The Manila Times
ANALYSIS 5 years after bin Laden, Al-Qaeda down but far from outMay 1, 2016 8:37 pm DUBAI: Five years after the killing of Al-Qaeda chief Osam
ANALYSIS 5 years after bin Laden, Al-Qaeda down but far from out
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
May 1, 2016 8:37 pm DUBAI: Five years after the killing of Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, the network he founded is far from dead even if it has suffered a series of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Five years after bin Laden, Al-Qaeda down but far from outWith the Charlie Hebdo massacre in Paris and a wave of shootings in West Africa
Five years after bin Laden, Al-Qaeda down but far from out
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
With the Charlie Hebdo massacre in Paris and a wave of shootings in West Africa, Qaeda has shown it can still carry out its trademark attacksWith the Charlie Hebdo massacre in Paris and a wave... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Five years after bin Laden, Al-Qaeda down but far from outDUBAI: Five years after the killing of Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, the netw
Five years after bin Laden, Al-Qaeda down but far from out
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
DUBAI: Five years after the killing of Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, the network he founded is far from dead even if it has suffered a series of setbacks. Replaced as the preeminent global jihadist power by the Islamic State group, Al-Qaeda... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Al-Qaeda after bin LadenDUBAI, United Arab Emirates — The jihadist group Al-Qaeda has survived the deat
Al-Qaeda after bin Laden
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — The jihadist group Al-Qaeda has survived the death of its founder Osama bin Laden on May 2, 2011 and bolstered its notoriety with attacks in Africa, Europe and Yemen. This undated file photo shows al-Qaeda leader Osama... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Five years after bin Laden, Al-Qaeda down but far from outDUBAI - Five years after the killing of Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, the net
Five years after bin Laden, Al-Qaeda down but far from out
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
DUBAI - Five years after the killing of Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, the network he founded is far from dead even if it has suffered a series of setbacks. Replaced as the preeminent global jihadist power by the Islamic State group, Al-Qaeda... Read more
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The Economic Times
Five years after Osama bin Laden, Al-Qaeda down but far from outDUBAI: Five years after the killing of Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, the netw
Five years after Osama bin Laden, Al-Qaeda down but far from out
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
DUBAI: Five years after the killing of Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, the network he founded is far from dead even if it has suffered a series of setbacks. Replaced as the preeminent global jihadist power by the Islamic State group, Al-Qaeda... Read more
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The Economic Times
Al-Qaida after Osama bin Laden? Notorious as everAl-Qaida had already proved its ability to resist after the September 11, 2001
Al-Qaida after Osama bin Laden? Notorious as ever
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
Al-Qaida had already proved its ability to resist after the September 11, 2001 attacks against the United States triggered a huge US military intervention in Afghanistan. Here are key dates in the group's development since Egyptian Ayman al-Zawahiri... Read more
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The Manila Times
Global Al-Qaeda franchises since 1988May 1, 2016 1:02 pm DUBAI: Al-Qaeda franchises have emerged on several contine
Global Al-Qaeda franchises since 1988
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
May 1, 2016 1:02 pm DUBAI: Al-Qaeda franchises have emerged on several continents since Osama bin Laden founded the Sunni jihadist network in 1988. Although the rival Islamic State group (IS) is considered the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
‘Jihad will last decades’: Post Osama bin Laden al Qaeda far from deadand leaders killed or captured in the US’ “War on Terror”. Dissent grew in the
‘Jihad will last decades’: Post Osama bin Laden al Qaeda far from dead
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
and leaders killed or captured in the US’ “War on Terror”. Dissent grew in the jihadist ranks as new Qaeda chief, Ayman al Zawahiri, struggled in bin Laden’s place until one of its branches, originally al Qaeda in Iraq, broke away to form... Read more
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Rappler
5 years after bin Laden, Al Qaeda down but far from outUndated file picture of the head of the al-Qaeda terror network Osama bin Laden
5 years after bin Laden, Al Qaeda down but far from out
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
Undated file picture of the head of the al-Qaeda terror network Osama bin Laden at an undisclosed location in Afghanistan. AFP FILE PHOTO DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Five years after the killing of Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, the network he... Read more
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The Atlantic
Old Diseases Made NewThey are insidious, shocking, and destructive, in wildly disparate ways. Zika i
Old Diseases Made New
The Atlantic / Posted 9 days ago
They are insidious, shocking, and destructive, in wildly disparate ways. Zika is a virus, ISIS is a terrorist group, and Donald Trump is … Donald Trump. But while there’s not much the three phenomena have in common, they do have some instructive... Read more
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New Kerala
Accused in Daniel Pearl murder case arrested - newkerala.com #53083Karachi, April 22 : Police and intelligence agencies have arrested in Karachi o
Accused in Daniel Pearl murder case arrested - newkerala.com #53083
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
Karachi, April 22 : Police and intelligence agencies have arrested in Karachi on Friday a man wanted in US journalist Daniel Pearl's murder case. Rizvia Society police said that in a joint action with intelligence agencies, they nabbed Abdul Rehman... Read more
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Business Insider
What the leader of Al Qaeda was like as a childAyman al-Zawahiri was born to parents from two prominent Egyptian families and
What the leader of Al Qaeda was like as a child
Business Insider / Posted 13 days ago
Ayman al-Zawahiri was born to parents from two prominent Egyptian families and grew up in a middle-class Cairo suburb, where he first got into the jihadist scene. He's now the leader of Al Qaeda, a position he assumed after the death of Osama bin... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
The UK connection: Jihadi chain traces European terror back to 9/11was killed two days before the 9/11 atrocities (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Im
The UK connection: Jihadi chain traces European terror back to 9/11
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
was killed two days before the 9/11 atrocities (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images) Investigations into an international jihadist chain behind the terrorist attacks in Belgium and France are also looking into past British connections to... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
What the Panama Papers tell us about terror and globalisationThe term “globalisation” means different things to different people, but there’
What the Panama Papers tell us about terror and globalisation
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 19 days ago
The term “globalisation” means different things to different people, but there’s no getting around the fact that “globalisation” is more or less a euphemism for Western colonisation of the developing world — only this time not via the hard power of... Read more
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Breitbart
Dr. Sebastian Gorka: ‘Lone Wolf,’ ‘Violent Extremism’ Are Vague Terms Designed to ‘Make the Average Voter Stupid’ About Threat of JihadDr. Sebastian Gorka, National Security editor for Breitbart News and author of
Dr. Sebastian Gorka: ‘Lone Wolf,’ ‘Violent Extremism’ Are Vague Terms Designed to ‘Make the Average Voter Stupid’ About Threat of Jihad
Breitbart / Posted 20 days ago
Dr. Sebastian Gorka, National Security editor for Breitbart News and author of the new book Defeating Jihad: The Winnable War, joined host Stephen K. Bannon on Wednesday’s edition of Breitbart News Daily to talk about the security challenges posed... Read more
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Washington Post
U.S. troops are back in restive Afghan province, a year after withdrawalCamp Shorab in Helmand province. (Tim Craig/The Washington Post) CAMP SHORAB,
U.S. troops are back in restive Afghan province, a year after withdrawal
Washington Post / Posted 25 days ago
Camp Shorab in Helmand province. (Tim Craig/The Washington Post) CAMP SHORAB, Afghanistan — The last time the U.S.-led coalition brought a group of journalists here to Helmand province was in October 2014 to document the withdrawal of American... Read more
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TribLIVE
As U.S. operations in restive Afghan province resume, public relations campaign is wagedthe latest version of the free, Adobe Acrobat reader here: CAMP SHORAB, Afghan
As U.S. operations in restive Afghan province resume, public relations campaign is waged
TribLIVE / Posted 25 days ago
the latest version of the free, Adobe Acrobat reader here: CAMP SHORAB, Afghanistan — The last time the U.S.-led coalition brought a group of journalists here to Helmand province was in October 2014 to document the withdrawal of American... Read more
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Boston Globe
U.S. troops back in restive Afghan province, a year after withdrawalCAMP SHORAB, Afghanistan - The last time the U.S.-led coalition brought a group
U.S. troops back in restive Afghan province, a year after withdrawal
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
CAMP SHORAB, Afghanistan - The last time the U.S.-led coalition brought a group of journalists here to Helmand province was in October 2014 to document the withdrawal of American and British troops, on a trip designed to signal that U.S. involvement... Read more
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Breitbart
Bangladesh: Mob Hacks Secular Blogger to Death with MachetesIn Bangladesh, men attacked and hacked to death liberal blogger Nazimuddin Sama
Bangladesh: Mob Hacks Secular Blogger to Death with Machetes
Breitbart / Posted 26 days ago
In Bangladesh, men attacked and hacked to death liberal blogger Nazimuddin Samad, 26, with machetes on Monday night. Samad left his law classes at Jagganath University in Dhaka when four or five men hacked him with machetes and then shot him in the... Read more
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FOX News
Al Qaeda explosives experts transferred from Guantanamo BayTwo of Al Qaeda's former explosives experts were just transferred out of Guanta
Al Qaeda explosives experts transferred from Guantanamo Bay
FOX News / Posted 30 days ago
Two of Al Qaeda's former explosives experts were just transferred out of Guantanamo Bay and sent to Senegal, the Defense Department confirmed Monday, marking the latest detainees to be shipped out of the prison camp despite the risk they could return... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Tanzanian Spy' Tried, Executed By AlMogadishu — An alleged jihadist from Tanzanian has been executed in Southern So
'Tanzanian Spy' Tried, Executed By Al
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
Mogadishu — An alleged jihadist from Tanzanian has been executed in Southern Somalia, reports indicate. Issa Jemes Mwesiga, who hailed from Tanzania, was executed on Saturday at a square in Jilib town, about 400km south of the capital Mogadishu. He... Read more
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Daily Record
Scot on US terrorist list says he does not raise funds for extremist groupsJames McLintock, 52, is the president of the Al Rahmah Welfare Organization and
Scot on US terrorist list says he does not raise funds for extremist groups
Daily Record / Posted 30 days ago
James McLintock, 52, is the president of the Al Rahmah Welfare Organization and claims it performs humanitarian work in poverty stricken parts of the country. McLintock, who has been dubbed the Tartan Taliban, has dismissed the claims. He told The... Read more
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The Hindu
Understanding the Islamic StateLike its predecessors, the group reads Islam’s history and its foundational tex
Understanding the Islamic State
The Hindu / Posted a month ago
Like its predecessors, the group reads Islam’s history and its foundational texts selectively, choosing the thinkers and parts that fit into its vision of brutality. It is important to remember that, for a long time, there have been other... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Dozens of ISIS and al-Qaeda jihadis killed as terror groups clash in SyriaDozens of jihadis have been killed in a clash between Islamic State and al-Qaed
Dozens of ISIS and al-Qaeda jihadis killed as terror groups clash in Syria
Daily Mirror / Posted 1 months ago
Dozens of jihadis have been killed in a clash between Islamic State and al-Qaeda in Syria. The terror groups are involved in a battle to establish dominance in the region and al-Qaeda 'declared war' in ISIS last September. Al-Qaeda's Syrian... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Brit suspected of raising funds for Al-Qaeda added to US global terrorist listJames Alexander McLintock was accused by the US of raising money for the terror
Brit suspected of raising funds for Al-Qaeda added to US global terrorist list
Daily Mirror / Posted 1 months ago
James Alexander McLintock was accused by the US of raising money for the terrorist group, along with three other men. McLintock, from Dundee, said in an interview with The Scotsman in 2004 he had been a 'committed jihadist' who fought in Afghanistan... Read more
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